Quotes Authors

William Kempe

Explore quotes from William Kempe

Quote Author Details
William Kempe
  • Name: William Kempe
  • Died: 06/28/2020
  • Born: c. 1560
  • Occupation: actor
  • Known for: Playing comic roles in William Shakespeare's plays

William Kempe (c. 1560–c. 1603), commonly referred to as Will Kemp, was an English actor and dancer specialising in comic roles and best known for having been one of the original players in early dramas by William Shakespeare. Roles associated with his name may include the great comic creation, Falstaff, and his contemporaries considered him the successor to the great clown of the previous generation, Richard Tarlton.

Birth Name: William Kempe

Alias: William Kempe

Birth Place: Possibly Kent, England

Death Place: Southwark, London, England

Source: Wikipedia

William Kempe quotes :

Related to William Kempe quote authors :

User Rating: 4.1 ( 1 votes)

Related Articles